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Auction 106, Lot 330

"Acies, Seu Phalanx…", Pufendorf, Samuel, Baron von

Subject: Sweden

Period: 1689 (dated)

Publication: Histoire du regne de Charles Gustave, roy de Suede

Color: Black & White

14.4 x 11.2 inches
36.6 x 28.4 cm
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Great plan from Pufendorf's famous chronicle on The Northern Wars and military campaigns of Sweden's King Charles X. The panorama depicts the Swedish and Danish armies in the vicinity of Laholm. Richly adorned with a garland draped title cartouche, coats of arms and a picture-frame style border. Engraved by Willem Swidde, published in 1697.


Condition: A

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $190

Closed on 3/3/2004